What Keeps Me Here: A Book of Stories
In this collection of poems, Beown's prose moves from stark realism to the wavering surrealism of fairy tales or dreams as she tells of a woman who is transformed from being a creator of paintings to a creation of her paintings; the effect of a forgotten past on a pair of lovers; or the effort to repair the physical damage of a faded relationship.
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WHAT KEEPS ME HERE: A Book of StoriesUser Review - Jane Doe - Kirkus
Brown has published novels and short fiction, but her special strength seems to be the short story, as this, her third collection (The Gifts of the Body, 1994, etc.), suggests. The ten haunting pieces ... Read full review
LibraryThing ReviewUser Review - ama_bee - LibraryThing
just about the creepiest thing i've ever read. try "severing". Read full review